Translation of "carbon sink" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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carbon sinknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɑː.bən ˌsɪŋk/ us /ˈkɑːr.bən ˌsɪŋk/ specialized

an area of forest that is large enough to absorb large amounts of carbon dioxide from the earth's atmosphere and therefore to reduce the effect of global warming


(Translation of “carbon sink” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)